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by MrUncas
May 1st, 2014, 3:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Siouxon Creek 11 April 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1545

Re: Siouxon Creek 11 April 2014

How was the road to Siouxon? Any issues?
by MrUncas
August 29th, 2012, 11:06 am
Forum: Travels in Time
Topic: Old School: Wallowa Mountain Loop - September 1982
Replies: 27
Views: 12148

Re: Old School: Wallowa Mountain Loop - September 1982

Tom,
I'm loving the image of the old orange external frame pack. Looks like mine from that era (including the 50-miler patch). But as I recall, mine just had a web hipbelt, no padding. At least it wasn't wooden-framed. ;)
by MrUncas
August 27th, 2012, 7:33 pm
Forum: Travels in Time
Topic: Camp Chinidere
Replies: 18
Views: 4760

Re: Camp Chinidere

Ahh, hiked the short cut a few days ago and noticed the pipe. Must have been feeding from a spring that was further on up closer to the PCT junction, otherwise I thought what was the point when Whatum Lake is just right there but didn't know the camp was above the lake and the structure would need ...
by MrUncas
April 1st, 2012, 11:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cape Horn ?'s
Replies: 6
Views: 1725

Re: Cape Horn ?'s

Reckless wrote:here ya go! http://www.capehorntrail.org/trailmap.html

looks like you can hike to the tunnel no problem...
I've not hiked that stretch myself, but I'm looking at the map that was linked here and it sure looks like the tunnel area is well within the closed section. Looks like a problem to me.
by MrUncas
October 9th, 2009, 11:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Blue Lake and Gifford Peak - 9/26/09
Replies: 3
Views: 973

Re: Blue Lake and Gifford Peak - 9/26/09

We started out on this route late in June and the bugs were bad, but it was the snow around Rock Lakes that turned us back. Like you, I have had a nagging feeling that I need to accomplish this one before the year is over. Maybe tomorrow! Your photos have me leaning that way again.
by MrUncas
October 9th, 2009, 10:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Deep Lake, Indian Heaven, 10-6
Replies: 2
Views: 702

Re: Deep Lake, Indian Heaven, 10-6

Beautiful! We are thinking about heading up to Blue Lake on Saturday.
by MrUncas
July 20th, 2009, 2:42 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: How many have you hiked?
Replies: 18
Views: 1664

Re: How many have you hiked?

However, you can always find something new on a return to the Gorge. Yesterday I was helping with some trail work along Eagle Creek and saw a scorpion for the first time. Granted, this one was dead, but it was cool to get a look at it up close. That's one more scorpion than I've seen. We saw a scor...